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Excellent teaching at a consistent, flat kiting spot

Just got back from DR where I had 3 private kite lessons with Felipe. I am a windsurfer and can... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tim B
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London, United Kingdom
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Fantastic Experience!!

Without a doubt a fantastic experience with Felipe at Bavaro Kite School. My daughter and I were in... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2018
Tom M
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Bavaro Kite School at Bavaro Beach is located in the heart of Bavaro on the estern coast of Dominican Republic a great place to learn kiteboarding. With warm weather, good trade winds and calm waters there is no better place to learn this wonderful and exiting sport. The wind blows from the east north east which creates perfect side-onshore kiteboarding conditions.Bavaro KiteSchool is the best place in Bavaro-Punta Cana to learn kiteboarding in a safe and fun environment. It will make your holiday in the Dominican Republic so much more enjoyable and exciting. Our school’s main goals are safety, quality and last but not least, LOTS OF FUN!Our Instructors are multilingual and IKO Certefied. We teach kiteboarding using the latest gear and equipment available on the market (CrazyFly Kites and Boards). We’re the Exclusive CrazyFly Baords & Kites test center for all Bavaro , one of the best manufacturers of kiteboarding gear in the world.We look forward in seeing you in the water soon!
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from DR where I had 3 private kite lessons with Felipe. I am a windsurfer and can wakeboard a bit and Felipe’s knowledge of these other water sports helped him pass on tips that l could relate to. In particular he concentrated...More

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Felipe A, Owner at Bavaro Kite School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Tim, I don't know where to begin)) how happy we where to have at the school and see you progress the way you did. You made our week. Thank you for acknowledging our efforts in truly doing the best we can for each of...More

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

Without a doubt a fantastic experience with Felipe at Bavaro Kite School. My daughter and I were in Punta Cana in February 2018 to kiteboard. She is new to kiting and I have been kiting for a number of years. Felipe & Edward picked us...More

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Felipe A, Owner at Bavaro Kite School, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Tom welcome to the family))) we were so happy to hook you and your family up with what really makes kiteboarding ticks))) You have a beautiful family and it was a treat to see how you guys do things together....truly an example to follow. We...More

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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

I had a two day lesson with Felipe and it was absolutely great. I m sorry that i met him towards the end of my trip and i couldn t have more days. Felipe is an encyclopedia in kyteboarding. He explains everything patiently and he...More

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Felipe A, Owner at Bavaro Kite School, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Dear Andrei, It was a pleasure helping you achieve your Kitesurfing dreams. Keep Kiting and hope to see you soon Flying high. Hasta la Vista Andrei!

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Reviewed February 6, 2018

It was a reall success to find Felipe and his kite school! 3 brilliant days kiting! Worths saying that before I've already had 10 hours kite lessons in local school in my country but sad to say still I was not able to ride. And...More

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Felipe A, Owner at Bavaro Kite School, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Dear Elena, Thank you for your kind words. As you already know we have a deep passion for Kiteboarding and we love to share that passion with our students. You made us feel so proud, so i personally thank you for putting your trust in...More

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Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

A great teacher here! Felipe understands how to get me and you to understand! I went from zero experience to riding the board in 4 days! I'm grateful I waited to find the right instructor. Felipe teaches in an accessible way and inspires the confidence...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

Excellent instructors!! They were patient, fun and knowledgeable! Was kiteboarding within 3 classes! Such an amazing crew! Had such a great time, I had to go back a 4th time! Absolutely epic! Can't wait to go back!!

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Reviewed January 24, 2017

I can truly say that I had the best weekend ever with these guys!! Spent two days kiting - we practically had the beach to ourselves, and my excellent coach Frainin got me up on the board by the end of the first day. A...More

1  Thank Oydis G
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Reviewed January 15, 2017

in just 3 days Felipe showed us the best beaches for kiting in Punta cana area. every day was like a dream for us! the instructing level is one of the highest i ever saw around the glob (i kite for 12 years and travel...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2017

I'm a 63YO from Boston. I have always wanted to do this but I thought it would be too hard, I was walking the beach over Christmas and bumped into Felipe taking his kite off. I started talking to him and I said I was...More

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Reviewed December 22, 2016

I had a great time learning to kite board and a my instructor James was awesome. I feel very confident with my kiting skills now and will definitely be back to kite with Felipe and his crew again. Also big thanks to Felipe for picking...More

1  Thank dynamiclink
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